Six Pillars Podcast – Piers Secunda Auction Special
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Six Pillars Podcast – Piers Secunda Auction Special

Artist Piers Secunda has visited the edges of ISIS territory in Iraq, he has taken a decade of ‘rejected’ work and compacted it into a 1 metre cube, and sculpted ancient Chinese puzzles with paint. See Secunda’s fine art work donated to the Resonance104.4FM auction, you can still bid here. Broadcast Times: 6-6.30pm Mondays Repeats … Continue reading

Six Pillars Broadcast – Painting Shows at Carbon 12 and Jean Paul Najar Foundation Galleries, Dubai
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Six Pillars Broadcast – Painting Shows at Carbon 12 and Jean Paul Najar Foundation Galleries, Dubai

An interview with two galleries at Al Serkal Avenue, Dubai’s art district: the co-director of Carbon 12 Kourosh Noori on ‘Good Face and Incurable Flaws’ open until October 31st 2017 with a painterly duo: Iranian Amir Khojasteh and Austrian Philip Mueller. Humour, power and painterly tradition feature in this fresh pairing of two notable artists. … Continue reading

This Weeks’ Radio Show – Global vis-à-vis Regional Discourses
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This Weeks’ Radio Show – Global vis-à-vis Regional Discourses

A two day conference in London brings together several leading voices in Middle Eastern art criticism and history in an attempt to redefine and hopefully resolve some of the lingering issues facing art historians and critics working with the Middle Eastern. As the conference is this Friday, we’re making an exception and podcasting the interview … Continue reading

Quantum Realism, Mahmoud Sabri – A Retrospective
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Quantum Realism, Mahmoud Sabri – A Retrospective

The intriguing and pioneering Iraqi artist Mahmoud Sabri (1927-2012) has a retrospective on currently in London, 25th June–6th July. Known as one of the big three from Iraq, his work is unique in that it represents the atomic level of reality revealed by modern science, and falls into the new cubist genre. This macroscopic reality … Continue reading